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    Sale 5101

    Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    9 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 32

    A large bronze figure of a Bodhisattva, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)

    Price Realised  

    A large bronze figure of a Bodhisattva, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)
    the figure with downcast eyes and serene expression, modelled seated in dhyanasana, his right hand in Abhaya mudra, wearing long robes and beaded jewellery with high ornate headdress, plaits of hair trailing down the shoulders -- 14in. (35.5cm.) high.


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